Overlook Masonic Health Center

 (508) 248-7344

Overlook Masonic Health Center is a 139-bed Medicare-certified nursing home, with an overall rating of 2 (out of 5) stars. There have been 10 deficiencies found over the course of 3 inspections since 04/12/2011.

MASONIC HOME ROAD PO BOX 1000, Charlton, MA, 01507
Summary
overall rating
2 out of 5 stars
beds139
occupancy98.6% (137 of 139)
addressMASONIC HOME ROAD PO BOX 1000
Charlton, MA, 01507
categoryMedicare and Medicaid
ownershipNon profit - Corporation
resident/family council?BOTH
focus facility?NO
 (508) 248-7344
Ratings
Health Inspections
1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing
5 out of 5 stars
RN Only
5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures
5 out of 5 stars
Complaints
DateDate FixedComplaint
10/01/201211/12/2012Mistreatment Deficiencies
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
05/07/201007/03/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
05/07/201007/03/2010Environmental Deficiencies
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
01/16/201303/02/2013Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
01/16/201303/02/2013Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Deficiencies
DateDate FixedDeficiency
05/15/201206/30/2012Automatic Sprinkler Systems Deficiencies
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
04/19/201206/01/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Provide care by qualified persons according to each resident's written plan of care.
04/19/201206/01/2012Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.
04/19/201206/01/2012Environmental Deficiencies
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
04/19/201206/01/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Ensure that residents are safe from serious medication errors.
04/19/201206/01/2012Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
04/12/201105/27/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Let residents refuse treatment, refuse to take part in an experiment, or formulate advance directives.
04/12/201105/27/2011Resident Rights Deficiencies
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident.
04/12/201105/27/2011Mistreatment Deficiencies
1) Hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.
04/12/201105/27/2011Quality Care Deficiencies
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.